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William McAlister LUGTON

Regimental number6142
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTimber-getter
AddressKent Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinSister, Mrs Jean Bingham, Kent Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date8 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialPerth Cemetery (China Wall) (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 17), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and Sarah LUGTON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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